Publications by Trainees:

Wolff BS. Meirelles K. Meng QH. Pan M. Cooney RN. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass alters small intestine glutamine transport in the obese Zucker rat. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2009 Sep;297(3):G594-601.

Rogers AM. Kuperman E. Puleo FJ. Shope TR. Intestinal Obstruction by Capsule Endoscopy in a Patient With Radiation Enteritis. Journal of the Society Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 2008. Jan-Mar;12(1):85-7.

Fitzpatrick LR. Meirelles K. Small JS. Puleo FJ. Koltun WA. Cooney RN. A new model of chronic hapten-induced colitis in young rats. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Mar;50(3):240-50.

Culnan DM. Cooney RN. Stanley B. Lynch CJ. Aprolipoprotein A-IV, a Putative Satiety/ Antiathrogenic Factor, Rises After Gastric Bypass. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009 Jan;17(1):46-52. Epub 2008 Oct 23.

Culnan DM. Cicuto BJ. Singh H. Cherry RJ. Percutaneous retrieval of a biliary stent after migration and ileal perforation. World J Emerg Surg. 2009 Jan 31;4:6.

Meirelles K. Ahmed T. Culnan DM. Lynch CJ. Lang CH. Cooney RN. Mechanisms of glucose homeostasis after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery in the obese, insulin resistant Zucker rat. Ann Surg. 2009 Feb;249(2):277-85.

Culnan DM. Albaugh V. Sun M. Lynch CJ. Lang CH. Cooney RN. Ileal Interposition Improves Glucose Tolerance and Insulin Sensitivity in the Obese Zucker Rat. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2010 Jul 15. [e-pub]

Hajnal A. Kovacs P. Ahmed TA. Meirelles K. Lynch CJ. Cooney RN. Gastric bypass surgery alters behavioral and neural taste functions for sweet taste in obese rats. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2010 Jul 15. [e-pub]

Buzzelli MD. Navaratnarajah M. Ahmed T. Nagarajan M. Shumate ML. Lang CH. Cooney RN. Nuclear factor kappaB mediates the inhibitory effects of interleukin-1 on growth hormone-inducible gene expression. 2008 Jun. J Trauma. 64(6):1427-35; discussion 1435-6. PMID: 18545105

Buzzelli MD. Nagarajan M. Radtka JF. Shumate ML. Navaratnarajah M. Lang CH. Cooney RN. Nuclear factor-kappaB mediates the inhibitory effects of tumor necrosis factor-alpha on growth hormone-inducible gene expression in liver. Endocrinology. 2008 Dec;149(12):6378-88. Epub 2008 Aug 21 PMID: 18719026

Ahmed TA. Buzzelli MD. Lang CH. Capen JB. Shumate ML. Navaratnarajah M. Nagarajan M. Cooney RN. Interleukin-6 inhibits growth hormone-mediated gene expression in hepatocytes. 2007 Jun. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 292(6):G1793-803. PMID: 17395896

Ahmed T. Yumet G. Shumate M. Lang CH. Rotwein P. Cooney RN. Tumor necrosis factor inhibits growth hormone-mediated gene expression in hepatocytes. 2006 Jul. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 291(1):G35-44. PMID: 16574984

Yumet G. Shumate ML. Bryant DP. Lang CH. Cooney RN. Hepatic growth hormone resistance during sepsis is associated with increased suppressors of cytokine signaling expression and impaired growth hormone signaling. 2006 May. Crit Care Med. 34(5):1420-7. PMID: 16540952

Shumate ML. Yumet G. Ahmed TA. Cooney RN. Interleukin-1 inhibits the induction of insulin-like growth factor-I by growth hormone in CWSV-1 hepatocytes. 2005 Aug. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 289(2):G227-39. PMID: 15831712

Bryant P. Shumate M. Yumet G. Lang CH. Vary TC. Cooney RN. Capsaicin-sensitive nerves regulate the metabolic response to abdominal sepsis. 2003 Jun 15. J Surg Res. 112(2):152-61. PMID: 12888332

Yumet G. Shumate ML. Bryant P. Lin CM. Lang CH. Cooney RN. Tumor necrosis factor mediates hepatic growth hormone resistance during sepsis. 2002 Sep. Am J Physiol Endocrinology Metabolism. 283(3):E472-81. PMID: 12169440

Fox TE. Houck KL. O'Neill SM. Nagarajan M. Stover TC. Pomianowski PT. Unal O. Yun JK. Naides SJ. Kester M. Ceramide recruits and activates protein kinase C zeta (PKC zeta) within structured membrane microdomains. 2007 Apr 27. J Biol Chem. 282(17):12450-7. PMID: 17308302

Pan M. Choudry HA. Epler MJ. Meng Q. Karinch A. Lin C. Souba W. Arginine transport in catabolic disease states. 2004 Oct. J Nutr. 134(10 Suppl):2826S-2829S; discussion 2853S. PMID: 15465794

Meng Q. Epler MJ. Lin C. Karinch AM. Vary TC. Pan M. Insulin-like growth factor-2 activation of intestinal glutamine transport is mediated by mitogen-activated protein kinases. 2004 Jan. J Gastrointest Surg. 8(1):40-7.
PMID: 14746834

Epler MJ. Souba WW. Meng Q. Lin C. Karinch AM. Vary TC. Pan M. Metabolic acidosis stimulates intestinal glutamine absorption. 2003 Dec. J Gastrointest Surg. 7(8):1045-52. PMID: 14675714

Ahmed TA. Dare EV. Hincke M. Fibrin: a versatile scaffold for tissue engineering applications. Tissue Eng Part B Rev. 2008 Jun;14(2):199-215. PMID: 18544016

Strickler SS. Gribenko AV. Gribenko AV. Keiffer TR. Tomlinson J. Reihle T. Loladze VV. Makhatadze GI. Protein stability and surface electrostatics: a charged relationship. Biochemistry. 2006 Mar 7;45(9):2761-6. PMID: 16503630

Loladze VV. Makhatadze GI. Both helical propensity and side-chain hydrophobicity at a partially exposed site in alpha-helix contribute to the thermodynamic stability of ubiquitin. Proteins. 2005 Jan 1;58(1):1-6. PMID: 15515183

Makhatadze GI. Loladze VV. Gribenko AV. Lopez MM. Mechanism of thermostabilization in a designed cold shock protein with optimized surface electrostatic interactions. J Mol Biol. 2004 Feb 27;336(4):929-42. PMID: 15095870

Makhatadze GI. Loladze VV. Ermolenko DN. Chen X. Thomas ST. Contribution of surface salt bridges to protein stability: guidelines for protein engineering. J Mol Biol. 2003 Apr 11;327(5):1135-48. PMID: 12662936

Loladze VV. Ermolenko DN. Makhatadze GI. Thermodynamic consequences of burial of polar and non-polar amino acid residues in the protein interior. J Mol Biol. 2002 Jul 5;320(2):343-57. PMID: 12079391

Loladze VV. Makhatadze GI. Removal of surface charge-charge interactions from ubiquitin leaves the protein folded and very stable. Protein Sci. 2002 Jan;11(1):174-7. PMID: 11742133

Cooney RN. Yumet G. Cytokine signaling in sepsis: redundancy, crosstalk, and regulatory mechanisms. Crit Care Med. 2002 Jan;30(1):262-3. PMID: 11902282